A controlled hydrophillic swellable gasket that expands in a controlled fashion when exposed to moisture, forming a seal in concrete joints.
Can be exposed to moisture for days before the swelling starts. No need to worry about a shower of rain destroying newly installed water stops.
MARKHAM SUPERSWELL 47B WATERSTOP is a unique sealing gasket that expands in a controlled fashion when exposed to moisture, forming a compression seal in concrete joints
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Allows concrete to gain full strength before expansion, and then the butyl hydrophilic polymer based gasket activates after approximately 5-10 days of constant exposure to water.
Unaffected by repeated wet and dry cycles. This gasket has the structural integrity of a rubber-based sealant, the features of a butyl sealant, as well as the ability to expand to create a SELF-HEALING JOINT MATERIAL.
Very easy to handle and install.. No on-site welding required as with PVC waterstops. Excellent adhesion, can be bedded into wet concrete and is suitable for use in horizontal and vertical joints.
Superswell 47B was supplied to this major NZ roading tunnel project
Controlled swell is great for project exposed to the weather
Simply copy and paste this specification text
into your plans.
Install SUPERSWELL 47B
WATERSTOP as per manfacturer instructions
to form a compression seal
in concrete construction joints.
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